The seminar will focus on the deeper understanding of a variety of songs and melodies of the Cretan tradition, from the eastern to the western provinces of the island.
The repertoire will include songs of the 19th century and more precisely those from the first recordings (early 20th century) as well as others of contemporary composers, in an effort to highlight the bond and continuance between older and recent songs as well as musical compositions.
Teaching material will include: songs of the cities and the countryside, syrta, wedding songs, lullabies etc.
Necessary level for the paricipation:
• Medium Knowledge level
• the lyrics of the songs will be written on both languages, English and Greek
Evgenia Damavoliti – Toli, studied and worked on the Exercise Physiology, while her big love till today remains the traditional dance and singing. Since 2009 she is part of the dance team of ‘Chrodion’ where she is teaching Cretan singing.
|Event End Date||09-09-2017|